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Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.


Due to heavy monsoon showers, the water in the dam (rose another foot).

A) raised another foot B) raised by a feet.
C) had risen a foot D) no improvement
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) no improvement

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In the following question, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive voice. Out of four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the
same sentence in Passive/Active voice.


I saw the master conducting the orchestra.

A) I saw that the orchestra was being conducted by the master. B) I saw the orchestra being conducted by the master.
C) The master was seen conducting the orchestra by me. D) The master was conducting the orchestra and I saw that.
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) I saw the orchestra being conducted by the master.

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In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate
it by selecting the appropriate option.


Mangoes do not ___________ all at the same time. Hence, they are not plucked on the same day.

A) germinate B) ripen
C) grow D) age
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) ripen

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.


A factory, where workers are employed at very low wages for long hours and under poor conditions.

A) Impalpable B) Outset
C) Bloomy D) Sweatshop
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Sweatshop

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.


Tongue-­in-­cheek

A) In an insincere way B) To praise wholeheartedly
C) A sensational news D) To say something hurtful
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) In an insincere way

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In the following question, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect speech. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best express
the same sentence in Indirect/Direct speech.


The holy prophet said, " God helps those who help others."

A) The holy prophet said that God helped those who helped others. B) The holy prophet said that God helps those who help others.
C) The holy prophet said that God helps people who help others. D) The holy prophet said that God helps those people who help others.
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) The holy prophet said that God helps those who help others.

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Scot­free

A) To escape from captivity B) Be free of all responsibilities
C) To Get something unexpected D) Without suffering any punishment or injury
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Without suffering any punishment or injury

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Select the synonym of

snatch

A) detonate B) bequeath
C) confer D) wrench
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) wrench

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